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COOKIES INSPIRED BY HISTORIC MALIBU POTTERY

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Los Angeles Times Daily Dish BY JESSICA RITZ May 4, 2015 When Malibu matriarch May Knight Rindge built the Adamson House in 1929 as a gift to her daughter, Rhoda Adamson, she couldn’t have imagined the goods it would inspire many decades later. But it’s likely she would have approved of Modern Bite baking company’s shortbread adaptation of the Malibu Potteries tile work that the landmark home became known for. Given that Modern Bite’s vice president of design, Greg Roth, is a Southern California Institute of Architecture alum and an interior designer, it’s understandable why this subject matter caught his eye. He recalls being...

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KETUBAH.COM- LOVE FOR OUR CHANNUKAH COOKIES

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Thanks to Ketubah.com for the opportunity to bake their custom cookies celebrating their 18th Anniversary!  And for this wonderful blog post: Everyone loved our Modern Bite Channukah Cookies!                                  We couldn’t believe how much social media love we got for our gifts to artists, vendors, and friends. The cookies featured artwork from some of our most popular ketubahs: Love’s Mosaic by Robert Saslow, Blue Forest by Judith Joseph, and Sea of Love by Michelle Rummel. They were beautiful and almost too good to eat…but we did anyways. They were...

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DELICIOUS BY DESIGN – FROM THE RUNWAY TO YOUR DESSERT DISH

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Last spring we were contacted by InStyle magazine to see if we’d be interested in designing a collection of cookies inspired by runway fashion.  We of course said yes and began working on designs for our best selling custom sugar cookies, inspired by a Delpozo dress that the editors selected. The editors wanted to create a ‘how-to’ story for readers who were interested in recreating these fashion-inspired desserts at home.  So we spent time with them developing a step-by-step tutorial for enthusiastic at-home pastry chefs! The four page feature was included in this month’s issue – which happens to be the...

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MODERN FAMILY WEDDING

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When we got the call to design and create a wedding cake for Mitch and Cam, characters from the hit TV show Modern Family, we were thrilled.  As fans of the show we were excited to play a small part in the excitement of the season finale.  And as bakers we loved the challenge of designing the perfect wedding cake for the couple.               We designed a 5 tier cake, in an ivory fondant background featuring intricate geometric graphic designs in pale blue/gray and mint green. In addition to the cake, we prepared 500...

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BE MY BRIDESMAID

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Our custom wedding place card cookies were featured in WellWed New York this week. ”What’s the best way to pop the question?  Take a tip from this fun & flirty barnyard inspiration shoot to pamper the special ladies in your life & ask, “Will you be my bridesmaid?” Pink & blush blossoms are pretty beside pops of kelly green; lead your VIPS’s to their chairs with monogramed seating; gold script adds a little glamour to floral invitations; custom cookie place settings compliment mismatched china; blushing maids look beautiful in preppy pink looks; a repurposed window pane makes for a country-chic seating chart; a maid-to-be...

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